Mike Friedman

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Mike Friedman
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Michael (Mike) Friedman
Personal information
Full name Michael Friedman
Nickname Meatball
Born (1982-09-19) September 19, 1982 (age 32)
Dunkirk, New York, United States
Height 5 ft 9 in (1.75 m)
Weight 170 lb (77 kg)
Team information
Current team Optum-Kelly Benefit Strategies
Discipline Road
Role Rider
Rider type Sprinter
Amateur team(s)
1999–2005 US National Team
NECSA
TEAM NORTHEASTERN MORTGAE/TEAM FUJI
ACT-UPMC
Professional team(s)
2005–2009
2010
2011–2014
TIAA-CREF
Jelly Belly-Kenda
Kelly Benefit Strategies-OptumHealth
Major wins
2005 US National Track Cycling Championships, Team Sprint
2004 Pan American Championships, Kilo
2003 Pan-Am Games Qualifier, Team Sprint
Infobox last updated on
February 13, 2012

Michael "Mike" Friedman (born September 19, 1982 in Dunkirk, New York[citation needed]) is an American professional racing cyclist for Optum-Kelly Benefit Strategies. Friedman retired in 2014.[1]

Career highlights[edit]

  1. 2005: 1st in National Championship, Track, Team Pursuit, Elite, United States of America, Los Angeles (USA)
  2. 2005: 2nd in National Championship, Track, Madison, Elite, United States of America, Los Angeles (USA)
  3. 2005: 1st in Univest Grand Prix (USA)
  4. 2006: 1st in Stage 9 International Cycling Classic, Waukesha, Wisconsin (USA)
  5. 2006: 3rd in General Classification Parker Mainstreet Omnium (USA)
  6. 2006: 1st in National Championship, Track, Pursuit, Elite, United States of America (USA)
  7. 2006: 2nd in National Championship, Track, Points race, Elite, United States of America (USA)
  8. 2006: 1st in National Championship, Track, Team Pursuit, Elite, United States of America (USA)
  9. 2006: 1st in National Championship, Track, Madison, Elite, United States of America (USA)
  10. 2006: 3rd in National Championship, Track, Team Sprint, Elite, United States of America (USA)
  11. 2007: 2nd in General Classification Tour of Elk Grove (USA)
  12. 2007: 1st in National Championship, Track, Team Pursuit, Elite, United States of America, Carson, California (USA)
  13. 2007: 3rd in National Championship, Track, Pursuit, Elite, United States of America, Carson, California (USA)
  14. 2007: 1st in National Championship, Track, Points race, Elite, United States of America, Carson, California (USA)
  15. 2007: 3rd in National Championship, Track, Madison, Elite, United States of America, Carson, California (USA)
  16. 2007: 1st in Beijing, Scratch (CHN)
  17. 2008: 2nd in Burnaby, Six Days (CAN)

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